Economic Events on November 2, 2011

The Mortgage Bankers’ Association purchase index will be released at 7:00 AM EDT, providing an update on the quantity of new mortgages and refinancings closed in the last week.

The Challenger Job-Cut Report will be released at 7:30 AM EDT, providing an estimate of the number of layoffs in October.

At 8:15 AM EDT, . . . → Read More: Economic Events on November 2, 2011

Economic Events on May 4, 2011

The Mortgage Bankers’ Association purchase index was released at 7:00 AM EDT, and there was a week to week increase of 0.3% in the Purchase Index and a week to week increase of 6.0% in the Refinance Index.

The Challenger Job-Cut Report will be released at 7:30 AM EDT, providing an estimate of the . . . → Read More: Economic Events on May 4, 2011

Economic Events on May 5, 2010

The Mortgage Bankers’ purchase index was released at 7:00 AM EDT, and there was a week to week increase of 13% last week, which is the third week of gains in a row, and was attributed to the end of the second federal stimulus program and low interest rates.

The Challenger Job-Cut Report was . . . → Read More: Economic Events on May 5, 2010